The accident

happened on the highway "Odesa-Reny", near the city of Tatarbunary.

This was reported by the Odesa Oblast police.

According to preliminary information, the driver of the DAF truck lost control, ran into the safety island, drove into the oncoming lane and collided with another DAF truck.

The driver of the first truck died on the spot from his injuries.

The second driver was taken to the hospital with injuries of varying severity.

Currently, the issue of entering information into the Unified Register of Pretrial Investigations under Part 2 of Article 286 (violation of traffic safety rules or the operation of transport by persons driving vehicles that caused the death of the victim or serious bodily injury) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine and the appointment of a number of expert examinations is being resolved.

Earlier it became known that 

two boys aged 19 and 20 were killed by a car in the Vinnytsia region.

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